hotel barge holidays in france

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hotel barge holidays in france

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La Vie en rose - Burgundy

1er Cru
wine cruise

New owner, new barge, new route

Be the first ones to enjoy this new cruise
on the Canal du Centre.

Great fun ! great value !

Alexandre, your captain
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france 2017

charter a boat or book a cabin

Pour une présentation en francais, cliquez ici

Nearly all hotel-barges cruising on French canals are listed here, on Canal Cruising in France website. With over 60 hotel-barges to choose from, you may find the offer overwhelming. If you are looking for a cabin, go straight to the page “availability cabin”. If you are travelling on your own, check our Single Cruises Selection". To help you choosing where to cruise, we created the page “barge by region” where you will find a short introduction to different French regions: Loire Valley, Champagne, Burgundy, Provence, Canal du Midi & Bordeaux. Once you have made your choice, fill up the pre-booking form. Availability will be confirmed the next day. Welcome aboard !

if have six minutes spare,
then you'll love this!

When it comes to France the best route simply isn't by road - it's by waterways.

$500 off on following departures:

7 & 14 July - 11, 18 & 25 August
1, 8 & 15 Sep - Oct 6 & 13 Oct
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from Paris to Champagne
Only 1 departure available: 26 May to 1 June 2019
Panache - the itinerary - contact us

from beziers in Languedoc to avignon in provence
Only 1 departure available: 29 September to 5 October 2019
Saraphina - the itinerary - contact us

Your hosts

Autumn cruise along the Burgundy Canal
Only 1 departure available: 15 to 21 October 2019
Randle - the itinerary - contact us

Your host

Unique! The hotel barge Mirage offers
optional 1h30 flights over the Canal du Midi.

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